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The Newton County School System envisions students, who through a rigorous and relevant education, will be able to think critically in order to produce, perform, create, and communicate their knowledge competitively to a hyper-connected, global audience.

Read Our Annual Report

Read our 2016-2017 Annual Report

Read Our Alumni Spotlight on LaMoyne "Artie" Brunson, III

LaMoyne "Artie" Brunson, III
Principal: Fairview Elementary School
Alumni Spotlight

More Recent News

NCSS Seeking Educator Hall of Fame Nominationsmore

Newton BOE to Hold Public Hearings Regarding FY 19 Budget and Millage Ratesmore

Newton County Schools Announce House Bill 251 Procedures for School Choice for the 2018-2019 School Yearmore

Newton County Board of Education Achieves 2018 GSBA Quality School Board Statusmore

Two Newton High School Graduates Receive Gates Scholarshipmore

NCCA FFA Program Wins Grant, Donates Agriculture-Themed Children’s Books to NCSS Book Busmore

NCSS to Live Stream 2018 High School Graduationsmore

West Newton Elementary Math Team Wins Georgia Math Competitionmore

NCSS Non-Discrimination Policy

Federal law prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin (Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964); sex (Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Act of 2006): or disability (Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990) in educational programs or activities receiving federal financial assistance.

Students, parents, employees and the general public are hereby notified that the Newton County Board of Education does not discriminate in any educational programs or activities or in employment policies.

The following individuals have been designated as the employees responsible for coordinating the school system’s effort to implement this nondiscriminatory policy.

  • Title II:  Dr. Nikkita Warfield, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1224
  • Title VI: Brooke Ramsey, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770)787-1330 ext. 1278
  • Title IX: Darren Berry, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1203
  • Section 504: Darren Berry, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1203
  • ADA: Brooke Ramsey, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1278
  • Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Act of 2006:  Dr.Tim Schmitt, 2109 Newton Dr. NE, Covington, (770) 787-1330 ext. 1273

Picture of the Week

The Greatest Show on Earth!

We would like to cordially invite you to attend the Teach For Tomorrow Technology Conference, July 23, 2018, at Newton High School. The Teach For Tomorrow Technology Conference  provides the perfect platform to launch the start of the new school year by providing opportunities for educators to collaborate, communicate, and innovate. You can expect compelling sessions and collaborative workshops delivered by our exceptional educational professionals, industry leaders, and educational partners who are committed to innovation in teaching and learning. Returning this year, we will feature ourNCSS "Tech Tank".  One talented participant will earn a laptop cart for their classroom. 

Scholars of the Week

Each week the Newton County School System features two high school seniors who have received recognition for being a Scholar of the Week! In order to be eligible, students must be a high school senior, be in good standing with their school, have a cumulative GPA of 90 or higher, and be nominated by their school counselor with the approval of the school principal.

Katie Bryans
Alcovy High
  Brooks Benton
Eastside High & NCCA STEM Institute

From the Superintendent

Welcome to Newton County School System. Our mission is to provide educational excellence for ALL students. Our students regularly compete at the local, state, and national levels and we pride ourselves as a district that provides great academic and extracurricular programs for our students. Whether you are a parent, grandparent, resident, or business owner, I encourage you to get involved and support Newton County Schools--where Spirit, Pride, and Excellence make the difference!

As the school year progresses I will be sharing information and thoughts with you on my webpage so I hope you will check back often.

Visit my webpage.

Samantha M. Fuhrey, Ed.S.
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Upcoming Events

Football! Alcovy vs Grovetown
Start Date/Time:
Friday, September 29, 2017 7:30 PM
End Date/Time:
Friday, September 29, 2017 10:30 PM
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2017 Teacher of the Year Reception

2017 NCSS Spelling Bee

NCSS 2016 Kindergarten-2nd Grade Literacy Days Competition

NCSS 2016 3rd-5th Grade Literacy Days Competition

NCSS 2016 Middle School Literacy Days Competition

2017 NCSS Retirement Dinner

2017 NCSS Partner in Education Reception

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